Other Events & Dates
February through March 2017


February 20, 2017 ( Monday )

Physical Seminar

Title: Ligand Influence on Base Metals for Multi-Electron Transformations

Speaker: Alison Fouts - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champain - Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 6-Feb-17 3:51pm ET


February 24, 2017 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Organic Seminar

Title: New Reactivity Using Amphoteric Molecules and Temporary Itramolecularity

Speaker: Professor André M. Beauchemin, University of Ottawa Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 23-Jan-17 10:30am ET


February 27, 2017 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Inorganic Seminar

Title: Photosynthetic-Inspired Systems for Solar Hydrogen Production

Speaker: Dr. Lisa M. Utschig, Argonne National Lab

Location:  Hutchsion Hall 473 (RC)

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 31-Jan-17 2:01pm ET


March 1, 2017 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Jianzhi "George" Zhang, Ph.D., Marshall W. Nirenberg Collegiate Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

"Diversity in Post-Transcriptional Modifications: Adaptive or Not?"

Host: Dr. Yi-Tao Yu (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

K307(3-6408)

Location:  K307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 12:47pm ET


March 3, 2017 ( Friday )

9:00am - 10:00am
Organic Seminar

Title: Novel Crop Protection Solutions: The Discovery and Synthesis

Speaker: Dr. Joshua Roth, Discovery Chemistry, DOW Agrosciences

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 30-Jan-17 2:09pm ET


March 6, 2017 ( Monday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Physical Seminar

Title: Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy: New chemistry from the surface to the core

Speaker: Professor Janet E. Macdonald, Vanderbilt University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473 (RC)

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 14-Feb-17 2:03pm ET


March 7, 2017 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lung Biology Research Seminar Series: Alexey V. Fedulov, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Alexey V. Fedulov (Harvard Medical School/Brigham & Women's Hospital) will present a seminar on March 7,2017, starting at 12 Noon in K-307 (Rm. 3-6408) as part of the Lung Biology Research Seminar Series. The title of his presentation: Epigenetic engineering for lung disease.

Location:  K-307 (Medical Center, Rm. 3-6408)

Posted by:  Judy Havalack, Environmental Medicine, 5-Dec-16 2:26pm ET


March 8, 2017 ( Wednesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Special Organic Seminar

Title: The power of chemoselectivity: Functional protein-conjugates for proteomic and pharmaceutical research

Speaker: Professor Christian Hackenberger, Humboldt University Berlin and FMP Berlin

Location:  Hutchison Hall 140 (RC)

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 7-Feb-17 2:29pm ET


2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Ailong Ke, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

"Mechanisms of RNA-based Immunity in Prokaryotes"

Host: Dr. Xin Li (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

K307 (3-6408)

Location:  K307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 12:49pm ET


March 14, 2017 ( Tuesday )

8:00am - 5:00pm
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Retreat

Location:  TBD

Posted by:  LaSarah Reynolds, Biochem & Biophys, 25-Jul-16 3:03pm ET


March 15, 2017 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Adrian R. Krainer, Ph.D., St. Giles Foundation Professor of Molecular Genetics and Program Chair, Cancer & Molecular Biology, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY

"Mechanism-Based Antisense Therapy for Spinal Muscular Atrophy"

Hosts: Dr. Clara Kielkopf and Dr. Lynne Maquat (Co-sponsored by the RNA Structure and Function Cluster)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

K307 (3-6408)

Location:  K307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 12:50pm ET


March 16, 2017 ( Thursday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting

Eleanor Goldfarb, Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Open Sky Yoga Center, Rochester, NY

"How the Yogis Do It: The Science of Stress Management"

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Ryan Case Method Room 1-9576

Location:  Ryan Case Method 1-9576

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 1:05pm ET


March 21, 2017 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lung Biology Research Seminar Series: Samir Kelada, PhD, MPH

Dr. Samir Kelada (University of North Carolina/Chapel Hill) will present a seminar on March 21, 2017, starting at 12N in K-307 (Medical Center 3-6408) as part of the Lung Biology Research Seminar Series. The title of his presentation is: Utilizing mouse genetic diversity to identify novel pathways in allergic airway disease.

Location:  K-307 (Medical Center, Rm. 3-6408)

Posted by:  Judy Havalack, Environmental Medicine, 14-Dec-16 11:04am ET


March 22, 2017 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Frank Pugh, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

"Genomic Mechanisms of Gene Regulation and Chromatin Organization"

Host: T32 Training Graduate Student, Luke Marr (Co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences, Dr. Lynne Maquat, PI)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

K307 (3-6408)

Location:  K307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 12:51pm ET


March 23, 2017 ( Thursday )

11:00am - 12:00pm
EHSC Seminar Series: Dr. Aaron Barchowsky (University of Pittsburgh)

Dr. Aaron Barchowsky (University of Pittsburgh/Dept. of Environmental & Occupational Health)will present a seminar as part of the EHSC seminar series on March 23,2017, starting at 11 am in the EHSC Conference Room (4-8820) entitled: Environmental impact on skeletal muscle maintenance and regeneration: stem cell nature or niche.

Location:  EHSC Conference Room (Med. Ctr. 4-8820)

Posted by:  Judy Havalack, Environmental Medicine, 24-Oct-16 9:11am ET


5:15pm - 7:00pm
RNA Structure and Function Cluster Meeting

1st speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Grayhack Title: TBA

2nd speaker: Dr. Peng Yao Title: TBA

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 11-Oct-16 8:58am ET


March 29, 2017 ( Wednesday )

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Seminar Series

Shobha Vasudevan, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Genetics, Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Cancer Research, Boston, MA

"Specialized Translation Mechanisms by microRNAs in Cancer Quiescence"

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (Co-sponsored by The RNA Society)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

K307 (3-6408)

Location:  K307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 22-Dec-16 12:53pm ET

 
 
https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/calendar/index.html